Bellator fighter Dillon Danis is ready to make his boxing debut in opposition to Logan Paul in a extremely anticipated bout later this yr on 14 October. Interestingly, a battle between the 2 has been within the works for years. The two had been initially rumored to battle in January this yr. However, the bout was canceled after Paul suffered an damage throughout his WWE matchup in opposition to Roman Reigns. Danis was later booked to battle KSI.
However, he pulled out of the battle. Now, Dillon Danis has been supplied one more alternative to step contained in the squared circle and make some huge cash whereas doing so. Apparently, it’s greater than even a UFC champion.
How a lot cash will Dillon Danis make in opposition to Logan Paul?
During a current look on the Full Send podcast, Dillon Danis spoke about a wide range of subjects, together with his pay for his upcoming battle in opposition to Logan Paul in London.
Danis made a daring declare and steered that he’s going to make greater than many of the fighters within the UFC and likewise the UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski. He stated:
“I’m making greater than anyone within the UFC in addition to Izzy, Conor, perhaps Islam. And I’m undoubtedly making greater than Volk. I’m undoubtedly making greater than all these guys and I haven’t fought in 4 years.”
It is price noting that Alexander Volkanovski earned over $1 million for his final battle within the UFC in opposition to Yair Rodriguez, in keeping with The Sports Daily. That stated, Dillion Danis’ estimated payout in opposition to Logan Paul as per his feedback in the course of the podcast can be over $1 million.
Is Conor McGregor coaching Danis for his battle in opposition to Paul?
While nothing appears confirmed in the mean time, Conor McGregor did say that he’ll prepare Dillon Danis for his upcoming battle. It is price noting that McGregor and Danis have recognized one another for years now.
The Bellator fighter was even part of his jiu-jitsu coaching staff and it is just truthful to see the Irishman assist the previous Bellator fighter in his bout in opposition to Logan Paul.
During an interview with Matchroom Boxing throughout Anthony Joshua’s battle in opposition to Robert Helenius final weekend, McGregor went on to guarantee a win for Dillon Danis.
That stated, it is going to be fascinating to see if ‘The Notorious’ may also help Danis to upset the chances and doubtlessly beat Logan Paul of their extremely anticipated bout.